Entertainment

To Kill a Mockingbird

(Previews began Nov. 1, 2018, opened Dec. 13, 2018, tickets on sale thru Nov. 1, 2019)

(2 hrs 35 mins)

Aaron Sorkin has adapted Harper Lee’s Pulitzer Prize-winning novel for the stage. Jeff Daniels stars as Atticus Finch.

Schedule: M-Tu, Th-F 8 pm, W 1 & 7 pm, Sa 2 & 8 pm

Tickets: $29-$139

Today

Matt Lauer, Savannah Guthrie, Al Roker, Natalie Morales, Willie Geist, Kathie Lee Gifford and Hoda Kotb host NBC’s morning lifestyle and news program Mon-Fri 7-11 a.m., with most of the activity on the outdoor plaza occurring between 7 and 9 a.m., rain or shine. The show also broadcasts live on Sat 7-9 a.m. and Sun 8-9 a.m.with anchors Lester Holt and Erica Hill. Guests are asked to arrive early to take a spot near W. 49th St. and to dress to be noticed on camera. No tickets necessary. Free.

Tony Awards

(June 9, 2019)

The 2018–2019 Broadway season culminates in the gala awards ceremony at Radio City Music Hall, during which achievements in acting, writing, direction, sets, costumes, lighting and more are honored. The show is broadcast live on CBS-TV (local Channel 2) 8–11 pm.

To qualify for a 2019 Tony Award, a play or musical must open on or before April 25, 2019. Nominations are announced on April 30, 2019.

Tootsie

(Previews began March 29, 2019, opened April 23, 2019)

(2 hrs 35 mins)

Michael Dorsey is a talented actor, but difficult to work with and impossible to employ. When he changes his name and dresses up as Dorothy Michaels, he lands a dream role and is ready to fall in  love. The new musical comedy, based on the 1982 movie of the same name, features music and lyrics by David Yazbek, 2018 Tony Award-winning composer of “The Band’s Visit.”

Schedule: TBA

Tickets: TBA

Trapeze School New York

Classes in silks, trampoline, juggling and flying trapeze for beginners and more-advanced acrobats. Encouraging, skilled instructors. Flying trapeze classes from $55.

Trapeze School New York

The two trapeze school locations offer a number of classes for beginner and advanced fliers include flying trapeze, silks, static trapeze, trampoline, lyra, balancing and acrobatics and Spanish web. Online advanced registration is required, and new students pay a $22 fee on top of class price. Outdoor Lower Manhattan facility open May-Oct.

Tribeca Comedy Lounge

Situated beneath a restaurant serving brick-oven pizza and calamari, the brick-walled, candlelit, casually elegant room showcases stand-ups from “Last Comic Standing,” Comedy Central, “Conan” and others.

Two’s a Crowd

(Previews begin July 13, 2019, opens July 21, 2019, closes Aug. 25, 2019)

(1 hr 25 mins, no intermission)

Tom and Wendy meet through a computer error, but these opposites—he’s freewheeling, she’s uptight—are hardly a match made in heaven. Will they be able to put aside their differences and take a gamble on love? Comedian Rita Rudner stars and co-wrote the musical comedy set in Las Vegas.

Schedule: Tu-F 7 pm, Sa 2 & 7 pm, Su 2 pm (additional performance July 14 at 7 pm)

Tickets: $25-$70

Union Hall

Live music nightly, plus two indoor bocce courts, fireplaces and pub grub served until midnight in the 5,000-square-foot Park Slope, Brooklyn, venue.

Hours: M-F 4 pm-4 am, Sa & Su 1 pm-4 am

Upright Citizens Brigade Theatre

Newcomers and seasoned comics perform improv and sketch comedy shows. UCB was founded by Matt Besser, Amy Poehler, Ian Roberts and Matt Walsh.

Shows nightly

Tickets: under $15

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